| Jan 6, 2015
| 6:34 PM
RICHMOND — Former Gov. Bob McDonnell got a lot less time than federal prosecutors wanted Tuesday, but the fact that he faces time behind bars still sends a strong signal that Virginia needs to clean up its ethics act, political scientists and...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Colonial Williamsburg president seeks change
Just 63 days into his tenure as president of Colonial Williamsburg, Mitchell Reiss unveiled a raft of new initiatives Thursday for 2015, among them lights in the Historic Area to encourage visitation at night,...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 5:23 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Is this year’s football team the greatest in Lafayette High school history? The answer should be easy, considering the Rams are 14-0, have outscored the opposition by an average of 45-7 and have not won a game by fewer than 19...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Derek Holdsworth graduated from Lafayette High in June, but he still continues to reap the benefits of one of the greatest years ever by a Peninsula-area high school athlete. His lastest honor is being named this month as a Track & Field News High...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The Virginia Stage Co. is hosting a free panel discussion on arts and cultural content in an evolving media landscape at the Wells Theatre in Norfolk at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Panelists include: Daily Press entertainment reporter Mike Holtzclaw, WHRO President...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 9:07 AM
At 7 p.m. tonight (Tuesday), The Virginia Stage Company will hold a panel discussion on "art and cultural content in an evolving media."
In other words, how will entertainment and the arts - specifically in Hampton Roads - get covered by an ever-...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:51 PM
A grand jury on Monday indicted the suspect in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student with attempted murder, abduction and sexual assault in a 2005 attack.
The suspect, Jesse Matthew Jr., 32, is jailed in Charlottesville, Virginia,...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Sarah Osborn, 15, of Hampton, keeps adding to her treasure chest of national records.
In her latest competition — the Virginia 4-H State Championships at Appomattox’s Holiday Lake on Sept. 13-14 — she set five national records in...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 4:06 PM
RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe presented a united front with House Republican leaders Monday, rolling out an agreed-upon strategy to address dragging state revenues.
In short, they settled on largely across-the-board budget cuts of about 3...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Human remains found in Virginia were identified on Friday as those of missing university student Hannah Graham, and prosecutors are focusing on more charges against the suspect in her disappearance, authorities said.
Graham, a University of Virginia...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Lloyd Jones has relocated his boxing club back to its old Hilton Village location in a shopping center at the corner of Warwick Boulevard and Center Avenue.
Newport News Boxing Club was back up and running Sept. 1 after a stint in York County. Over...